Physican - Palliative Care

PeaceHealth is seeking a Physician - Palliative Care based in the Bellingham community.  Join a passionate and dedicated team, who is highly regarded in the community!

Req ID: 160553 



Palliative Care program, primarily focuses on inpatient consults with services at our Cancer Center, and increasing home visits as our community program grows.   

  • Works collaboratively with community providers.
  • Engages with a supportive administrative assistant and other clinical providers.  
  • No call schedule. 

We offer:

  • Competitive salary with great benefits including: health, vision, and dental coverage, multiple retirement plans, and great paid time off
  • Generous sign-on bonus
  • CME reimbursement
  • Relocation assistance
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance
  • Education loan reimbursement (to those who qualify).  
  • Washington State has no state income tax.

The qualifications include: Washington State Physician license or ability to obtain; BC in Palliative Care Medicine; and background in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine or Geriatrics.

PeaceHealth Medical Group is a physician-led group with over 800 medical practitioners in communities throughout Oregon, Washington and Alaska. PeaceHealth is a not-for-profit Catholic health care system that consistently receives national recognition for innovations in patient centered care, patient safety, spirit in the workplace, and health care technology.

Enjoy the waterfront community of Bellingham, WA offering a multitude of recreational opportunities as well as a vibrant arts district and excellent educational opportunities, located 1.5 hours north of Seattle, and an hour south of Vancouver, BC. Bellingham is rated as one of America's most desirable communities to live in.


If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Karla J Lacktorin.

Phone: 360-752-5218

Email:[email protected]


About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of the founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.


To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Bellingham community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage


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PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.


The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.


Location: Bellingham, St. Joseph Medical Center (216)
Job Category:  Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician 
Shift:  Day
FTE:  1.0 
Work Type:  Full Time


Posting Notes: Bellingham || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician ||Physicians || Full Time || CARE CONTINUUM SVCS



Full time
Bellingham, Washington 98225, US